Friday, February 16, 2024
Research project to unravel complexities of US Corn Belt and Great Plains agriculture
Professor Sotirios Archontoulis from Iowa State University, US is set to co-lead a pioneering five-year, US$16 million initiative aiming to delve into critical questions affecting agriculture across the country's Corn Belt and Great Plains, ...
Friday, February 9, 2024
Russia sets new export duty rates for wheat, barley, and corn
Russia's Ministry of Agriculture has announced updated export duty rates for key grains, marking significant adjustments in the country's agricultural export policies, ChemAnalyst reported.
Friday, February 9, 2024
Municipality in Antique, Philippines, suffers nearly US$600,000 damages to corn, rice production due to El Nino
The cost of damage caused by the El Niño phenomenon to rice and corn production in the Municipality of Patnongon, north of Antique, the Philippines reached ₱33.7 million (US$598,680).
Wednesday, February 7, 2024
US wheat, corn, soybeans fall amid dollar strength and weak global demand
Chicago Board of Trade wheat, corn, and soybeans experienced declines, with soybeans reaching 24-month lows, influenced by a strong dollar and sluggish global import demand, dampening market sentiment, Nasdaq reported.
Monday, January 22, 2024
CP Foods' supplier advances efforts to combat haze, dust in corn supply chain in Thailand
Bangkok Produce Merchandising Public Company Limited (BKP), a key supplier of feed raw material for Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Limited (CP Foods), is proactively working with corn suppliers in Thailand through the Corn Burning Monitoring ...
Wednesday, January 17, 2024
Iowa, US corn yields remain strong despite lingering drought conditions
According to the United States Department of Agriculture, Iowa, US achieved an average corn yield of about 201 bushels per acre in the past year, surpassing the yields of the previous year and stands as the fourth highest in the state's his ...
Friday, January 12, 2024
Brazil's CONAB adjusts downward soybean and corn production projections
Brazil's National Supply Company (CONAB), the equivalent of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), has revised its outlook downwards for soybean and corn production, attributing the month-to-month reductions to adverse weather ...
Wednesday, January 10, 2024
US corn export inspections ahead in week ending January 4
US corn export inspections as of the week ending January 4 are ahead of what's needed and meet projections for the current marketing year, according to the US Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Thursday, December 28, 2023
Ukraine corn exports set to decline next year due to logistical issues, Russian attacks
Corn importers in Europe and North Africa anticipate a steady flow of Ukrainian exports in 2024, but persistent logistical difficulties and Russian attacks on infrastructure pose challenges for a substantial increase in supply, according to ...
Thursday, November 30, 2023
China buys cheaper corn from Brazil, causing drop in US exports, agriculture official says
China took advantage of lower prices for corn in Brazil, leading to a nearly 20% drop in US exports to China, said US Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on November 29.
Friday, November 10, 2023
Missouri, US corn and soybeans harvest nearing completion
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reports that the harvest progress for Missouri, US has seen modest advancements as 89% of the corn and 84% of soybeans have been harvested across the state, Brownfield Ag News reported.
Wednesday, November 8, 2023
US corn harvest at 81%, soybean harvest at 91%
The latest weekly crop progress report from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reveals that US farmers have completed the harvest of 81% of their corn acreage and 91% of the soybean crop, ICIS reported.
Thursday, November 2, 2023
German seed producer sells Chinese corn business as China's new regulations step in
German seed producer KWS Saat said this week that it will sell its Chinese corn business due to new regulations that could mean its conventionally bred traits would be unable to compete with genetically modified corn over the longer term.
Thursday, October 26, 2023
Chinese delegation signs agreements to buy billions of dollars worth of US soybeans, corn
A delegation of Chinese commodity importers signed agreements to purchase billions of dollars' worth of United States agricultural goods, primarily soybeans, during a ceremony in Iowa, US, Channel News Asia reported.
Tuesday, October 24, 2023
Corn and soybean harvest in Illinois, US outpaces averages
The latest data from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reveals that the corn and soybean harvest in Illinois, US continues to advance ahead of the average pace, Brownfield Ag News reported.

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